Funeral Services for Joyce Newman Smith are Wednesday, February 15, 2023, at 2:00 p.m. at Brummitt McKenzie Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Bethel Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery Huntingdon. The family will receive friends on Wednesday 12:00 p.m. until service time.
Mrs. Smith, 90 years old, died Sunday, February 12, 2023, at Jackson Madison County General Hospital. She is a member of First Baptist Church McKenzie and retired from the local grocery stores Big John's, Excel and E.W. James as a bakery employee. She was born January 21, 1933, in Carroll Co., TN to Curtis and Amanda Perritt Newman.
She is survived by a son Tracy (Deidre) Smith of Tiplersville, MS, two brothers Marvin (Mary) Newman of McKenzie and Donald (Betty) Newman of Jackson, five grandchildren Jeremiah Pinson, Luke (Savannah) Pinson, Amber Smith, Ethan (Journey) Smith and Maddie Beth Garland, and a great-grandson Joseph Pinson
She is preceded in death by her husband of 72 years Carl Smith, a daughter Leigh Ann Smith Pinson, two sisters Dorothy Carter and Bobbie Sue Pinson and one great grandson Quinn Lee Pinson and her parents.
In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in Mr. Joyce's memory to the American Cancer Society or the Parkinson's Research Institute.